The thought of having a magazine-worthy home seems to fade away when children appear in the equation. It is no secret that keeping a pretty home is so much harder with kids, but it doesn’t mean it’s impossible. Ok, keeping a house clean and looking its best is no easy task with kids in the mix. However, there are numerous decorating tricks you can use to maintain a beautiful house with children and as you already know if you’ve been reading us, when it comes to design ideas with kids in mind, we’ve got you covered. Today we’re going to focus on one of the hardest parts to keep your house “pretty” when you have children: the organization of their toys and belongings. We’ve collected some beautiful toy storage ideas from around the web that will guarantee a happy home life through great design.


Choose the best toy storage solutions with your kids in mind

Kids have stuff – lots and lots of stuff. When toys take over the house it can make you feel like you are covered in clutter! So the question is: where do you put it all? Given the diversity of sizes and shapes, the amount of small, removable pieces, and frequency of use, figuring out cute and practical toy storage solutions can be a challenge, especially if you don’t have a lot of space. The secret to toy storage success is choosing solutions with your kids in mind – once you figured out what works best for them, the next big thing to consider is how to do it all in style. From inexpensive shelving to pricey built-ins and from classic cube bins to unique floating shelves, these toy storage ideas might just inspire you to give your kids’ rooms and update.

Classic Cube Shelves

This is one of the most common storage solutions for kids’ playrooms. Due to their versatility, these cube shelves can be used vertically or horizontally and will blend with almost any decor styles. Easy to assemble, cube shelves can provide ample storage to accommodate an assortment of toys. These are essentially groups of stacked cubes with or without pullout baskets. The cubes can be self-standing or mounted on a wall and you can use simple transparent boxes that let the child see what’s inside or wicker or wood baskets that can be labeled with words or pictures.

….a stylish modular and cost-effective solution to clear the clutter, just as good (if not better) than some pricey high-street alternatives!


…this kids’ room perfectly illustrates just how versatile cube shelves are – they can be configured to suit your space and kid’s age.


…easy to change, inexpensive and versatile, cube shelf storage might just be the solution you’ve been looking for



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